Mental Health Services

Welcome to Counseling Services!

Whether you are a new or returning Hood student, the counseling services staff are SO glad you’re here!

We know you will find Hood to be a challenging, welcoming and diverse environment that offers innumerable opportunities for personal and academic growth. It is our mission to serve as an essential resource to all students to help you maximize benefit from both your academic experiences and out-of-class learning opportunities.

Did you know?

There is no charge for students to talk with a counselor through the Hood College Counseling Center AND all students can receive up to 6 visits with a counselor per semester. See below to learn a little about the friendly faces you may see when visiting the Counseling Center and how to make an appointment.

We’d love to see you!

Make an appointment by emailing or by calling 301-698-8374-option 1, then option 1 again.

To access the Health Center, use the sidewalk between the Volpe Athletic Center and the athletic fields to exit the gate at 7th Street; proceed to the right along the 7th Street sidewalk to the crosswalk at Toll House.

 Address: 501 West 7th Street Frederick, MD 21701
Map to Hood College Health and Counseling Services